• Location

    London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive

  • Contact:

    Fran Da Silva

  • Job ref:

    PDJ5862

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-23

Python / Django Full Stack Software Engineer

Python / Django software engineer required by our client to join their product development team.

As an experienced Full Stack Python/Django Software Engineer, you will have experience of the following:

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience of Django experience building highly scalable & robust websites
  • Very comfortable using Python
  • JavaScript / React knowledge for front end development
  • Strong experience of working within an AWS environment
  • Solid experience of Django REST Framework and Django ORM
  • Demonstrated experience managing a small team of highly performing engineers
  • Driving best practices within your team, for example setting up CI/CD pipelines, doing code reviews, running to agile

The ideal candidate should:

  • Enjoy being hands-on in Python on a day-to-day basis while also helping drive solution and architectural strategy
  • Be a life-long learner who is passionate about growing their skills and those around them
  • Love to solve hard problems by being creative, innovative and using the power of the team
  • Strong inter-personal skills with the ability to build strong partnerships with peers in solution engineering

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Candidates that have had exposure to machine learning/AI and NLP python libraries would be of particular interest to our client, though this is not a mandatory requirement for the role and training and support will be given here to get up to speed.

Our client is a well-funded, world leader in developing state of the art machine learning algorithms that are changing the way firms leverage their data. With language agnostic models that aren’t pre-trained they consistently beat their competition in accuracy benchmarks. Their software is already live with a number of prestigious global organisations and following substantial multi-million-pound equity injections from prestigious institutional investors at Series A, they are on a rapid growth trajectory with a presence in both in London and New York.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply. Promising candidates can be assured of a response within 24 hours.